Dr. Teresa J. Kelechi PhD, RN, CWCN

Professor, Medical University of South Carolina, College of Nursing

Teresa Kelechi is Professor and Associate Dean for Research, College of Nursing, Medical University of South Carolina. She has been a certified wound care nurse since 1997 and is currently conducting research on prevention strategies for venous leg and diabetic foot ulcer recurrence, and palliative wound care.

She and Glenda Brunette are the primary authors of the LEVD Guidelines Task Force, chaired by Dr. Phyllis Bonham.